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Frequently Asked Questions about Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer Syndrome

This information answers frequently asked questions about hereditary diffuse gastric cancer syndrome.

Eating After Your Gastric Bypass Surgery or Whipple Procedure

This information describes the dietary guidelines you will need to follow after your gastric bypass (gastrojejunostomy) or Whipple procedure (pancreaticoduodenectomy).

About Your Paracentesis (Abdominal Tap)

This information will help you prepare for paracentesis at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK).

Gastrointestinal (GI) Series

This information will help you prepare for your gastrointestinal (GI) series at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Eating After Your Gastrectomy or Esophagogastrectomy

This information explains how to eat after your gastrectomy (surgery to remove your stomach) or esophagogastrectomy (surgery to remove your esophagus, or food pipe, and stomach).

About Your Gastrectomy Surgery

This guide will help you prepare for your gastrectomy surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) and help you understand what to expect during your recovery.

Lentinan | About Herbs

This information describes the common uses of Lentinan, how it works, and its possible side effects.

About the Placement of Your Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) or Jejunostomy (PEJ) for Feeding

This information will help you prepare for your procedure to have a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding tube or a percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy (PEJ) feeding tube placed at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK).

Ginger | About Herbs

This information describes the common uses of Ginger, how it works, and its possible side effects.

Coriolus Versicolor

Purported Uses

  • Cancer prevention
  • Cancer treatment
  • Chemotherapy side effects
  • Hepatitis
  • Herpes
  • Immunostimulation
  • Infections
  • Radiation therapy side effects
  • Strength and stamina